Just minutes north of San Diego, the community of La Jolla is famous for the challenging links at Torrey Pines Golf Course, the famous stages of La Jolla Playhouse, the renowned expertise of the Scripps Institute of Oceanography, and the sunswept surfers at Windansea Beach. It’s also famous as an enclave for the rich and sometimes famous. And, it’s an easy place to bring your family and visit luxury La Jolla on a budget. Our family loves visiting the La Jolla Cove area the best, and we could go back again and again to watch the blue ocean waves,...Read More
Jon Bailey - travel blogger/harried dad/vacation dreamer/worrier, likes exploring far away places, home cooked meals like his Sicilian mama used to make, John Varvatos, The B52’s, and a front-of-the- line pass to just about anything. Father to two teen girls and husband to one outstanding man, Jon has combined his talents and passions to build 2DadsWithBaggage.com into a growing social gathering space for savvy travelers and their friends. Particularly focused on family travel, lifestyle and parenting, 2DadsWithBaggage features travel stories and tips from around the world, as well as the everyday adventures of two gay dads raising two teen tempests. Jon is also owner of i.d.e.a., an integrated marketing agency based in San Diego focused on helping brands find their courage.
Every city has it’s ghost stories, and San Diego is no different. However, this city boasts several of the nation’s most famously eerie locations. Here are three haunted spots in San Diego to investigate with your kids, and we’ve visited them all and lived to share our spooky tales.Read More
Maybe it’s the beauty of those purple mountains as they meet the warm sandy desert, or the kitschy retro fun of all the mid-century architecture and ‘60s furnishings, or the more than 110 golf courses dotted around the Coachella Valley area and rubbing shoulders with Serena Williams and Roger Federer at the BNP Paribas Tennis Open.
But mostly, it’s the fact that there is so much to do there. Any way you cut it, this is a great family vacation spot.